Common Sheep Sorrel Rumex acetosella LinnaeusNon-native  Synonyms: Acetosella acetosella, Red Sorrel.

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Host plant for the butterfly species American Copper.

There are 170 records in the project database.

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Common Sheep Sorrel in Wicomico Co., Maryland (4/14/2013). Photo by Jim Brighton. (MBP list)

Common Sheep Sorrel growing in Kent Co., Maryland (4/16/2016). Photo by Nancy Martin. (MBP list)

A Common Sheep Sorrel in Charles Co., Maryland (5/9/2014). Photo by Jim Stasz. (MBP list)

Common Sheep Sorrel in Quincy, Massachusetts (5/29/2011). Photo by Tom Palmer. (MBP list)

Common Sheep Sorrel in St. Mary's Co., Maryland (10/2/2016). Photo by Tyler Bell. (MBP list)

Common Sheep Sorrel blooming in Harford Co., Maryland (5/17/2018). Photo by Josh Emm. (MBP list)

Common Sheep Sorrel in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (4/20/2011). Photo by Bill Harms. (MBP list)

The distinctive basal leaves of Common Sheep Sorrel in Howard Co., Maryland (7/5/2016). Photo by Jim Wilkinson. (MBP list)

Common Sheep Sorrel blooming at Fort Smallwood, Maryland (5/4/2013). In late April and early May, large red patches appear in the grassy margins along many roads in Maryland. Photo by Bill Hubick. (MBP list)

Common Sheep Sorrel growing in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (2/2/2017). Photo by Tyler Bell. (MBP list)

Common Sheep Sorrel in Queen Anne's Co., Maryland (4/2/2016). Photo by Sheila Maestas. (MBP list)

Common Sheep Sorrel in Caroline Co., Maryland (5/13/2018). Photo by Wayne Longbottom. (MBP list)


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